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Postdoctoral Fellows

Klara Abravaya, Senior Project Manager
Associate Research Fellow
Dept: 09ND Abbott Molecular Inc.
1300 E. Touhy Ave.
Des Plaines, IL 60018-3315
Tel: (224) 361-7310, Fax: (224) 361-7505
klara.b.abravaya@abbott.com

Sri Bandhakavi, Postdoctoral Fellow
Timothy Griffin Laboratory, University of Minnesota
7-166 Molecular and Cellular Biology
420 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis MN 55455
Tel: 612-624-0381
bandh003@umn.edu

Anat Ben-Zvi, Assistant Professor
Zehava and Chezy Vered Chair in Alzheimer's and Neurodegenerative Diseases Department of Life Sciences
The National Institute of Biotechnology in the Negev
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
P.O.Box 653, Beer-Sheva 84105, Israel
Tel: 08-6479059
Fax: 08-6479041
e-mail:anatbz@bgu.ac.il

David Bimston, General Surgeon/Oncologist
Broward Surgical Associates
6405 N. Federal Hwy. suite 401
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308
Tel: 954-491-0900

Barbara Calamini, Research Associate
Donald Lo Laboratory
Duke University
Neurobiology
Durham, NC
tel: 919 477 0664
calamini@neuro.duke.edu

Olivia Casanueva, Postdoctoral Fellow
Ben Lehner's lab
EMBL-CRG Systems Biology Unit
Centre for Genomic Regulation
Barcelona
olivia.casanueva@crg.es

Tanja Dubravcic, Senior Technical Specialist
Select Business Team, Abbott Laboratories
Department 4C3, Building AP31/4
200 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park, IL 60064-6199
Tel: 847-935-8824, Fax: 847-938-9219
Tanja.Dubravcic@abbott.com

Mike Falduto, Chief Technology Officer
Gen Us BioSystems, Inc.
Chicago Technology Park
Illinois Medical District
2201 W. Campbell Park Drive
Chicago, IL 60612

Susana Garcia, Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Gary Ruvkun Laboratory
Department of Genetics
Massachusetts General Hospital - Simches Research Ctr.
Dept. of Molecular Biology
185 Cambridge St.
Boston, MA 02114
Tel: (617) 643-3322
garcia@molbio.mgh.harvard.edu

Aleksandra Germaniuk-Kurowska, Postdoctoral Fellow

Tali Gidalevitz, Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Drexel University
Tel: (215) 571-4219
Tali.gidalevitz@drexel.edu

Carina Holmberg-Still, Academy Research Fellow and Principal Investigator
Molecular Cancer Biology Program
Biomedicum Helsinki (5t floor)
University of Helsinki
PO Box 63 (Street address: Haartmaninkatu 8)
FIN-00014 Helsinki, Finland
Tel: 358-50-3554364, Fax: 358-9-1912 5554
caholmbe@mappi.helsinki.fi

Cheng Huang,

huangcheng@uchicago.edu

Chunjuan Huang,

Caroline Jolly, Research Scientist
DyOGen, INSERM U309
Institut Albert Bonniot Domaine de la Merci
38706 La Tronche cedex, France
Tel: 33- 476 54 94 70, Fax: 33- 476 54 94 14
caroline.jolly@ujf-grenoble.fr

Don Jurivich, The Beth and George Vitoux Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Geriatric Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago
Rm 4245 VAWS, M/C 717
800 South Wood St.
Chicago, IL 60612
Tel: 312-569-7322
jurivich@uic.edu

Elise Kikis, Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
The University of the South
735 University Ave.
Sewanee, TN 37383
eakikis@sewanee.edu

Kazunori Kitagawa
President of Yoshida Surgical Clinic
Instructor of Osaka University
Yoshida Surgical Clinic
1-1-1 Ibuki-dai Higashi-machi
Nishiku, Kobe 651-2242
Japan
Tel: 078-997-1910, Fax: 078-997-1912

Katya Klyachko, Research Associate
Dr. Douglas W. Losordo Laboratory
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Feinberg Cardiovascular Institute
300 E. Superior, Tarry 12-755
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: 312-503-0554
klyachko@northwestern.edu

Roger Kroes, Assistant Research Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University
Head, Pharmacogenomics Program
Falk Center for Molecular Therapeutics
1801 Maple Ave. Suite 4306
Evanston, IL 60201
Tel (office): 847- 491-7447
Tel (lab): 847- 491-4794
Fax: 847- 491-4810
r-kroes@northwestern.edu

Paul Kroeger, Group Leader
Genomics and Molecular Biology
Abbott Laboratories
100 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park, IL 60064-6014
Tel: 847-937-3006
paul.e.kroeger@abbott.com

Eric Lin, Postdoctoral Fellow
Exploratory Cancer Biology
Abbott Laboratories
R47F, AP10
100 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park IL 60064-3500
Tel: 847-938-4462
xiaoyu.lin@abbott.com

Anu Mathew, Research Scientist
Meso Scale Discovery
9238 Gaither Road
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877
Tel: 240-631-2522
amathew@mesoscale.com

Gen Matsumoto, Researcher
Laboratory for Structural Neuropathology
Brain Science Institute, RIKEN
2-1Hirosawa,
Wako, Saitama 351-0198 Japan
g-matsumoto@brain.riken.jp

Terri McClanahan, Senior Staff Scientist
DNAX Research Institute
Department of Experimental Pathology
901 California Ave.
Palo Also, CA 94304
Tel: 650- 496-1129
Terri.McClanahan@dnax.org

Sally McFall, Research Assistant Professor
Center for Innovation in Global Health Technologies
Biomedical Engineering Department
Northwestern University
Hogan 3-130
2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208
Tel: 847-467-2560
s-mcfall@northwestern.edu

Diana Montgomery, Senior Scientist
Drug Disposition
Schering Plough Research Institute
2015 Galloping Hill Road
mailstop K15-3-3700
Kenilworth, NJ 07033
Tel: 908-740-4542
diana.montgomery@spcorp.com

Jason Moran, Medical Science Liaison
Bristol-Meyers Squibb
doctorjay110@yahoo.com

Richard Mosser, Professor
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
University of Guelph
239 Axelrod Building, Building #31
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1 Canada
Tel: 519-824-4120 ext. 8059
Fax: 519- 837-2075
rmosser@uoguelph.ca

Shawn Murphy, Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627
shawn_murphy@urmc.rochester.edu

Akira Nakai, Professor and Chairman
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Yamaguchi University School of Medicine
Miniami Kogushi 1-1-1, Ube 755-8505
Japan
anaki@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp

Ellen Nollen, Assistant Professor
University Medical Center Groningen
Department of Genetics
P.O. Box 30 001
9700 RB Groningen
The Netherlands
Tel. + 31. 50 3517124
e.a.a.nollen@medgen.umcg.nl

Jesper PedersenProject Manager
Novo Nordisk, Denmark
jspr74@gmail.com

Benette Phillips, Research Assistant Professor
Cancer Center
Northwestern University
Olson 8350C
710 N. Fairbanks Ct.
Chicago, IL
Tel: 312- 503-7883, Fax: 312- 980-1372
schallma@northwestern.edu

Veena Prahald, Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa
Tel: (319) 335-1055
veena-prahlad@uiowa.edu

Ofer Rahat

leofer@gmail.com

Klaus Richter, Assistant Faculty
Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie
Lehrstuhl für Biotechnologie
Arbeitsgruppe Buchner
Lichtenbergstr. 4
85747 Garching
Germany
Tel: +49-89-289-13371, Fax: +49-89-289-13345
Klaus.Richter@ch.tum.de

Feyza Sancar, Postdoc Research Associate
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago
Janet Richmond's Lab
Phone: (312) 996-5190
sancar@uic.edu

Kevin Sarge, Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Chandler Medical Center
University of Kentucky
800 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
kdsarge@pop.uky.edu

Lea Sistonen, Professor
Department of Biology
Turku Centre for Biotechnology
Ĺbo Akademi University
BioCity, POB 123 (Street address: Tykistokatu 6B)
FIN-20521 Turku
Finland
Tel: +358-2-215 3311
lea.sistonen@abo.fi
lea.sistonen@btk.utu.fi

Aharon Solomon, Senior Medical Officer
Onyx Pharmaceuticals
aharon_solomon@yahoo.com

Aleks Stojanovic
stoj@alum.dartmouth.org

Eiichi Takaki, Research Scientist
Kazuhiro Yamakawa's Lab
Laboratory for Neurogenetics
RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Hirosawa 2-1, Wako-shi, Saitama 351-0198
Japan
e-takaki@brain.riken.jp

Masahiro Takeda
Department of Urology
Pharmacology Research Labs
Miyukigaoka Research Center
Astellas Pharma Inc.
2121, Miyukigaoka, Tsukuba-shi
Ibaraki 305-8585, Japan
Tel: 81-298-863-7131, Fax: 81-298-856-2558
masahiro_takeda@jp.astellas.com

Cindy Voisine, Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago, Illinois
c-voisine@northwestern.edu

San Ming Wang, Associate Professor
Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy
College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
Tel: (402) 559-4633
sanming.wang@unmc.edu

Ning Wang, Assistant Professor
Department of Natural Sciences
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
One College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293
tel: (276) 376-4691
nw3u@uvawise.edu

James West, Assistant Professor
The College of Wooster
Wooster, OH
jwest@wooster.edu

Sandy Westerheide, Assistant Professor
University of South Florida
Department of Cell Biology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology
4202 East Fowler Ave, BSF 218
Tampa, FL 33620
Office phone: 813-974-7269
Lab phone: 813-974-5538
sandy.westerheide@gmail.com

B. Wu
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Board Member
Director, Harvard Alumni Association
Elarson594@aol.com

Vincenzo Zimarino, Professor
San Raffaele Scientific Institute
DIBIT- Biological and Technological
Research Department
Room 4-A2-46
Via Olgettina, 58
20132 Milano
Italy
zimarino.enzo@hsr.it

Graduate Students

Sheila Banerji, Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Medical College of Ohio
3000 Arlington Avenue
Toledo, OH 43614
sbanerji@mco.edu

Monica Beam, Sr. Associate of the Silicon Valley Healthcare Practice
Square1 Bank and Financial
Oakland, CA
Toledo, OH 43614
mbeam@square1bank.com

Joshua Bosman, Patent Agent
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
bosman@mbhb.com

Heather Brignull, Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Dave Raible's Laboratory
Department of Biological Structure
University of Washington
HSB-G14
Seattle, WA 98195-7420
Tel: 1-206-616-7467
brignull@u.washington.edu

Jose Cotto, QA Specialist II (Associate Manager)
AMGEN
PO Box 4060
Road 31 Km 24.6
Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777-4060
Tel: 787-656-3070, Fax: 787-734-6159
cotto@amgen.com

Daniel Czyz, Postdoctoral Fellow
Howard A Shuman Lab
Department of Microbiology
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
danielczyz2012@u.northwestern.edu

Brian Freeman, Assistant Professor
Department of Cell and Structural Biology
University of Illinois
B107 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory (CLSL)
601 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Tel: 217-244-2662
bfreeman@life.uiuc.edu

Kim L. Kanki, Scientist
Wyeth BioPharma Biotechnology
Genomics Division (Molecular Genetics)
One Burtt Rd.
Andover MA 01810
Tel: 978-247-2692, Fax: 978-247-2850
kankik@genetics.com

Soojin Kim, Postdoctoral Fellow
Instructor
John Cambier Lab
Dept. of Immunology
National Jewish Health
1400 Jackson St. RM-K803
Denver, CO80206
Tel: 303-398-1228
KimS@NJHealth.org

Michael Kline, Technology Development Manager
Office of Intellectual Property
Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
Centerplace 4
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Tel: 507-284-2256
Fax: 507-284-5410
Kline.Michael@mayo.edu

Tom Krupinski, Scientist
Abbott Molecular
tomasz.krupinski@abbott.com

Sameer Mathur, Assistant Professor
Section of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
K4/952 Clinical Sciences Center
600 Highland Ave. Madison, WI 53792
Tel: 608- 263-1104
sm4@medicine.wisc.edu

Patrick McMullen, Postdoctoral Fellow
The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
tel: 919-558-1282
pmcmullen@thehamner.org

Kim L. Milarski, Please see Kim L. Kanki

Finola Moore, Postdoctoral Fellow
Langenau Laboratory
Harvard/Mass General Hospital
FEMOORE@PARTNERS.ORG

James Morley, Resident in Neurology
University of Pennsylvania
19 Myrtle Ave
Havertown, PA 19083
Phone: 610-449-3573.
morleyj@uphs.upenn.edu

Michael Myers, Principal Scientist
Preclinical R&D, 123-4
Roche Pharmaceuticals
340 Kingsland Street
Nutley, NJ 07110
michael.myers@roche.com

Kai Orton, Postdoctoral Fellow
Teresa Woodruff
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
Tel: 312-503-2530
kaiorton2009@u.northwestern.edu

Stephanie Pangas, Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pathology
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
Tel: 713-798-8132
spangas@bcm.tmc.edu

Sanjeev Satyal, Scientist
Avidia Research Institute
2450 Bayshore Parkway
Mountain View, CA 94043-1107
Tel: 650-968-8280
s_satyal@hotmail.com

Mitchell Saywitz, Chairman
Builders Financial Corporation, Builders Bank
77 West Wacker Drive - 31st Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Tel: 312-977-1435, Fax: 312-977-1439
msaywitz@buildersbank.com

Yanhong Shi, Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosciences
City of Hope National Medical Center
1500 E. Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010
Tel: 626-301-8485
yshi@coh.org

Catarina Silva, Postdoctoral Fellow
Stephen Haggarty's Lab
Massachusetts General Hospital
mcs.lisboa@gmail.com

Jaewhan Song, Assistant Professor
Mammalian Molecular Genetics
Department of Life Science and Technology
Sungkyunkwan University
300 Chunchun-dong
Jangan-gu, Kyunggi-do
Suwon 440-746, Korea
Tel: +82-31-299-7807 (office), 7908 (lab)
Fax: +82-31-299-6435
jso678@skku.edu

Li-Jung Tai, Resident and Postdoctoral Fellow
Endocrinology, Ron Evan's Lab
University of California, San Diego
ltai@ucsd.edu

Nicholas G. Theodorakis, Technical Services Consultant
Roche Applied Science

nick@theodorakis.net

Stephanie Watowich, Associate Professor
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Department of Immunology
1515 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030
Tel: 713- 792-8376
swatowic@mail.mdanderson.org

Gregg Williams, Abbott Laboratories
Diagnostics Division
Bldg. AP31
100 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park, IL 60064-6014
Tel: 847-938-0524
gregg.williams@abbott.com

Undergraduates

Catherine Airey, Graduate Student
University of Virginia at Roanoke
Roanoke, VA
Tel: 540-366-8366
ctairey@yahoo.com

Sungeeta Agrawal, Medical Student
Yale University School of Medicine
367 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06510
sungeeta.agrawal@yale.edu

Keith Alperin, Senior Web Developer
Ignite Sports
4410 N. Ravenswood
Chicago, IL 60640
Tel: 773-293-4738
keith@alperin.org

Tim Bhattacharyya, Research Fellow in Orthopedic Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
WAC-525, Trauma
Boston, MA 02114
Tel: 617-726-2794
tbhattacharyya@partners.org

Ken Cadwell, Postdoctoral Fellow
Herbert W. "Skip" Virgin Laboratory
Department of Pathology and Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine
Box 8118, 660 South Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
Tel: (314) 362-9224
kcadwell@pathology.wustl.edu

Alex Carillo, Leader, HIV-1/2 Business Team
Abbott Laboratories
Dept 058A, Bld AP8B
100 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park, IL 60064-6014
Tel: 847- 937-3179
Alex.Carrillo@abbott.com

Alejandro (Alex) Chavez, M.D./Ph.D. Student
E. Bradley Johnson's Laboratory
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Stellar Chance, 405A
422 Curie Blvd.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6100
chazez2@mail.med.upenn.edu

Nan Nan Chen, Medical Student
University of Oklahoma Medical School

Huira Chong, Please see Huira Chong Kopera

Christopher Chu, Medical Student
Northwestern University School of Medicine
850 N. Lakeshore Drive #1404
Chicago IL 60611
Tel: 312-482-0189
c-chu1@md.northwestern.edu

YuShan Chuang, Usability Engineer
Siebel Systems
2207 Bridgepointe Parkway
San Mateo, CA 94404
Tel: 650-477-4808, Fax: 650-477-7322
yushan_C@hotmail.com

Carrie Clendaniel, Graduate Student
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Chris D'Angelo, Research Intern
NIH
Bethesda, MD

Dina Dadabhoy, Medical Resident
Department of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology Division
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Tel: 734-276-1925
dadabhoy@umich.edu

Sara DiGiorgi, Resident
St. Vincent's Hospital
Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology
2800 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606
sdigiorgi@svhs-ct.org

Erica Douglas, Research & Product Development Engineer and Marketing Liaison
Namaste Laboratories LLC
13636 S. Western
Blue Island, IL 60406
erica.m.douglas@gmail.com

Dara Dowlatshahi, Graduate Student
Ron Kopito Laboratory
Stanford University
Department of Biological Sciences
337 Campus Drive
Lorry Lokey Bldg., Room 154
Stanford, CA 94305
Tel: (650) 723-7588
Fax: (650) 723-0155
darapd@stanford.edu

David Engman, Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Northwestern University
Ward 12-363
303 E. Chicago
Chicago IL 60611
Tel: 312-503-1288, 312-503-5232
d-engman@northwestern.edu

Matt Fishman, Graduate Student

Betty Lee-Hoang, M.D.
California Pacific Medical Center
Department of Anesthesiology
2333 Buchanan St.
ANES/3rd Fl.
San Francisco, California 94115
Phone: (415) 600-2077

Sean Jabbar, Graduate Student
Paul Lambert Laboratory, McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
University of Wisconsin - Madison
710A McArdle Lab
1400 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: 608-262-6407
jabbar@oncology.wisc.edu

Anthony Karnezis, Resident
University of California, San Francisco
Department of Pathology
Box 0102, 505 Parnassus Ave, Moffitt M580
San Francisco, CA 94143 - 0102
Tel: 415-353-1613
tkar8125@itsa.ucsf.edu

Tiara L. A. Kawahara, Graduate Student
Howard Y. Chang Laboratory
Stanford University
School of Medicine
Program in Epithelial Biology and Cancer Biology
269 Campus Drive, CCSR 2142
Stanford, CA 94305-5168
Tel: 650-724-9140 (lab), 650-736-0305 (office)
tkawahara@stanford.edu

Huira Chong Kopera, Postdoctoral Fellow
John V. Moran Lab
Department of Human Genetics
4728B Med Sci II
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0618
Tel: 734-763-1200
chongh@umich.edu

Paul Kotzbauer, Assistant Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid
Campus Box 8111
St. Louis, MO 63110
Tel: 314-362-7165, Fax: 314-362-2244
kotzbauerp@neuro.wustl.edu

Betty LeePlease see Betty Lee-Hoang

Michelle Lee, Law Student
University of California, Hastings Law School
San Francisco, CA

Stephen Lin, Scientist
StemCells, Inc.
Liver Stem Cell Program
3155 Porter Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1213
Tel: 650.475.3100
stephen.lin@stemcellsinc.com

Jason Liu, Research Technician
Kaveh Ashrafi Laboratory
UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Department of Physiology
600 16th Street
Genentech Hall, Room N416
San Francisco, CA 94107
Tel: (415)514-4103 Lab
JASON.LIU@UCSF.EDU

Parul Matani, Graduate Student
Jeffrey Settleman Laboratories
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Harvard University
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA 02114
Tel: 617-724-9556
pmatani@helix.mgh.harvard.edu

Marissa Matsumoto, Graduate Student
Thomas J. Baranski Laboratory
Department of Molecular Biology and Pharmacology
Washington University School of Medicine
848 Southwest Tower
St. Louis, MO 63130
Tel: 314-362-3927, Fax: 314-362-7463
mlmatsum@artsci.wustl.edu

Jason Merchant, Medical Student
University of Hawaii
John A. Burns School of Medicine
1960 East-West Road
Biomed B-204
Honolulu, HI 96822
jcm306@hotmail.com

Laura Mitic, Postdoctoral Fellow
Cynthia Kenyon Laboratory
University of California, San Francisco
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
600 16th Street, Room S314
San Francisco, CA 94143-2200
lmit7870@itsa.ucsf.edu

Bennett Penn, MD/Phd Student
Steve Tapscott Laboratory
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of Washington
C3-123 FHCRC
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-667-4286
bennpenn@u.washington.edu

J. Graham Ruby, Graduate Student
David Bartel Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Whitehead Institute for BioMedical Research
9 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA 02142
Tel: 617-258-6513
grahamruby@yahoo.com

Michael Schieber, MD/PHD Student
MSTP, Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
m-schieber@fsm.northwestern.edu

Sara Schwabenbauer, Please see Sara DiGiorgi

Josh Segal, Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Tel: 718-470-7110
joshdsegal@gmail.com

Stephanie Tang, Medical Student
Feinberg School of Medicine, Class of 2010
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
stephaniejtang@gmail.com

Brandon Toyama, Graduate Student
Jonathon Weissman Laboratory
University of California, San Francisco
Mission Bay Campus, Genentech Hall
Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology
600 16th Street, S-222
San Francisco, CA 94143-2140
Tel: 415-341-7414
btoyama@itsa.ucsf.edu

Jennifer Tsau, Graduate Student
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA

Stephanie Valtierra, Graduate Student
Liming Li Laboratory
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
StephanieValtierra2016@u.northwestern.edu

Christopher Warren, Graduate Student
Aseem Ansari Laboratory
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Biochemistry Department
433 Babcock Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: 608-262-3040
cwarren@biochem.wisc.edu

Jill Weyers, Graduate Student
Mark Van Doren Laboratory
Department of Biology
John Hopkins University
Mudd Hall, Rm 302
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Tel: 410-516-4830
jweyers@jhu.edu

Doug Yamada
Center for Innovation in Global Health Technologies
Biomedical Engineering Department
Northwestern University
Hogan 3-130
2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208
Tel: 847-467-2560
d-yamada@northwestern.edu

High School Students

Becca Krock, Undergraduate
Washington University
rmkrock@WUSTL.EDU

Justine Seidenfeld, Undergrad
Stanford University
P.O. Box 11993
Stanford, CA 94309
jdseiden@stanford.edu

M.S. Biotech Students

Kelvin Chou
kelvin-chou@northwestern.edu

Eric Huang, Process Development Engineer
Cell Genesys Inc.
500 Forbes Blvd.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Tel: 650-266-2917
ehuang80@gmail.com

Visiting Scholars

Lindsay Allan, Undergraduate
Truman State University
lma948@truman.edu

Carla Amici, Professor
Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata
II Universita' Degli Studi Roma
Rome, Italy
Tel: 39-6-72594822, Fax: 39-6-72594821
carla.amici@uniroma2.it

Jasma Anderson, Undergraduate
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Jas9@umbc.edu,

Charalampos Babis Angelidis, Professor
Department of Biology, Medical School
University of Ioannina
Ioannina Greece, 45110
Tel: 30-0651-097567, 30-0651-097753
Fax: 30-0651-097863
chaggeli@cc.uoi.gr

Patra Angelidis-Vezyraki, Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology, Molecular and Cellular Physiology Unit
Medical School, University of Ioannina
Ioannina Greece, 45110
Tel: 30-0651-097575, Fax: 30-0651-097850
pvezirak@cc.uoi.gr

Christine Arrabit, Research Assistant
Paul A. Slesinger Laboratory
The Salk Institute
10010 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, California 92037-1099
arrabit@salk.edu

Yoriko Atomi, Professor
Department of Life Sciences
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
The University of Tokyo
3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku
Tokyo, Japan 153-8902
Tel/Fax:81-3-5454-6855
atomi@idaten.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Bérénice Benayoun, Graduate Student
Ecole Normale Supérieure
benayoun@clipper.ens.fr

Helen Beere, Assistant Professor
Department of Immunology
MS 351, Room E7006
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
332 N. Lauderdale
Memphis, TN  38105-2794
Tel: 901-495-4975, Fax: 901-495-3107
helen.beere@stjude.org

Jessica Anderson Carlson, Medical Student
University of Minnesota
2099 Albemarle Court
Roseville, MN 55113

Kadir Carruthers, Undergraduate
Morehouse College
kadirjc@earthlink.net

Andreia Castro, Postdoctoral Fellow
Patricia Maciel Laboratory
Escola de Ciencias da Saude
Universidade do Minho
Neuroscience research domain
Life and Heath Sciences research domain (ICVS)
Campus de Gualtar
4710-057 Braga, Portugal
Tel: 00351253604835
accastro@ecsaude.uminho.pt

Jeremy Coleman, Undergraduate
Morehouse College
Latron85@aol.com

Peter Czarnecki, Medical Student
Woelflinstr. 22
79104 Freiburg, Germany
Tel: +49 761 208-8259, Mobile: +49 171 474-5675
P.Czarnecki@t-online.de

Elena Espigares, Masters Student
Department Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública
Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Granada
Campus Universitario de Cartuja
18071 Granada, Spain
elespi@ugr.es

Ijeomo Ezeofor, Undergraduate
MIT
ij3zeof@mit.edu

Frederic Gabriel, Student
Laboratoire de Génétique Moléculaire Evolutive et Médicale
INSERM U571
Faculte de Medecine "Necker - Enfants malades"
Universite Rene Descartes-Paris V
156 Rue de Vaugirard
75730 Paris Cedex 15, France
Tel: 33 1 40 61 53 27, Fax: 33 1 40 61 53 22
gabriel@necker.fr

Koulm Guillaumie, Civil Servant
French Ministry of Transport and Urbanism
France
koulmg@gmail.com

Judit Hargitai, Graduate Student
BIOREX R&D Co.
Department of Cell Biology
8201 Veszprém-Szabadságpuszta
P.O.Box 348.
H-8021, Hungary
Tel: 00-36-88-545-252
Judit_Hargitai@rex.biorex.hu

Shoshiro Hirayama, Graduate Student
Laboratory of Kazuhiro Nagata, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences, Kyoto University
Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8397, Japan
cqw36036@nifty.com

Clayton Hunt, Assistant Professor
Washington University Medical Center
Department of Radiology
4511 Forest Park Rm418
St. Louis MO 63108
hunt@radonc.wustl.edu

Luca Jahreiss, Masters Student
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
Lukas Sommer Laboratory
Institut für Zellbiologie
Schafmattstr. 18
ETH Hönggerberg, HPM E 38
CH-8093 Zürich
lucaj@student.ethz.ch

Kachael Johnson, Undergraduate
Bethune Cookman College
kach85@aol.com

Mariana Leguia, Graduate Student
Gary M. Wessel Laboratory
Department of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Brown University
69 Brown Street
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-3164, Fax: 401-863-1182
Mariana_Leguia@Brown.edu

Chuck Marcuccilli, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Section of Neurology
The University of Chicago
5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3055
Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: 773 -834-9895, Fax: 773- 702-4786
cmarcucc@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu

Anna-Lisa Paul, Research Faculty
Robert J. Ferl Laboratory
Department of Horticultural Sciences
University of Florida
2312 Fifield Hall
P.O. Box 110690
Gainesville, Florida 32611
Tel: 352-392-4711 ext 331 or 313, Fax: 352-392-4072
alp@ufl.edu

Erin Robertson, Undergraduate
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
erobert4@uiuc.edu

Dr. Enrico Schmidt, Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Ralf Baumeister Laboratory
Albert-Ludwigs University Freiburg
Institute BioIII
Dept. Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics
Schaenzlestrasse 1
D-79104 Freiburg, Germany
Tel.: +49 761 20383-64/59, Fax: +49 761 20383-51
enrico.schmidt@biologie.uni-freiburg.de

Kfir Sharabi, Graduate Student
Department of Genetics, Life Sciences Institute
The Moris Cohen wing, room 2-424
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Givat-ram
Jerusalem, 91904, Israel
Tel: +972-2-6586240
kfir.sharabi@mail.huji.ac.il

Pramod Tiwari, Professor
School of Studies in Zoology
Jiwaji University
Gwalior 474 011, M. P.
India
Tel: 91-0751-510826, Fax: 91-0751-341450
pktiwari@sancharnet.in
pk_tiwari@hotmail.com

Annemieke van der Goot, Masters Student
University of Groningen
The Netherlands
A.T.van.der.Goot@student.rug.nl

Bartosz Wawryznow, Masters Student
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
Trojdena 4 Str.
02-109 Warsaw
Poland
bwawrzynow@iimcb.gov.pl

David J. Winchester, Associate Professor-Surgery
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare
Department of Surgery
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston IL 60201
Tel: 847-570-5020
DWinchester2@northshore.org

Technicians

Chris Brzezinski, Research Technician
David Hockenbery Lab
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Avenue North
P.O. Box 19024
Seattle, WA 98109
Tel: (206) 667-5431, Fax: (206) 667-6519
cbrzezin@fhcrc.org

Tanuja Devaraj, Medical School Student
tanujadevaraj@gmail.com

Jennifer Hurd, Correlations Editor, Science
McDougal Littell
909 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
Tel: 847-424-3280 Fax: 847-869-0841
Jennifer_Hurd1@hmco.com

Elizabeth Miller, Graduate Student
University of Notre Dame
Dr. Beth A. Archie Laboratory
emille18@nd.edu

Carrie Schmidt
788 Camden Dr
Glenview, IL 60025
Tel: 847-729-7790
carriemschmidt@attbi.com

Jennifer Suddoth, Please see Jennifer Hurd

Reiko Yamada, Technician
Robert Korst Laboratory
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Genetic Medicine
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY
Tel: 212-746-5151
reyamada@hotmail.com

Program Coordinators

Kathy Mandell, Senior Editor
Office of the Vice President for Research
Northwestern University
633 Clark Street
Evanston, IL 60208
kathym@northwestern.edu

Kate Veraldi, Coordinator, Student Services
Northwestern University
Graduate School Administration
633 Clark St., Room 1-502
Evanston, IL 60208
Tel:(847) 467-4108
k-veraldi@northwestern.edu

 

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